Tops Friendly Markets will host a Taste of Buffalo preview at its Orchard Park store Saturday.
Called the Mini Taste, the company and three other vendors will offer free food samples from noon to 2 p.m. in the parking lot outside the store at 3201 Southwestern Blvd.
Thai restaurant the King and I, Paula’s Donuts and J&L Blvd BBQ will be in attendance. Tops Markets will serve samples of salad, pork kabobs and strawberry shortcake. Next door in the same plaza, Colonial Wine & Spirits will offer samples from Cupcake Vineyards and other wineries scheduled to appear at the Taste of Buffalo.
Tops sponsors the Taste of Buffalo food festival, which will take place in downtown Buffalo July 11-12.